Justin Sturz is the organist/pianist at the First Baptist Church in Farmville, NC, and a freelance collaborative pianist in the East Carolina University School of Music and throughout the southeast. He holds two undergraduate degrees from ECU, in English with a minor in journalism, and Organ Performance/Sacred Music. While earning his degree in music, he placed second in the Music Teachers’ National Association-Wurlitzer Collegiate Artist National Organ competition (1993) and third in the National Undergraduate Organ Competition held annually at the First Presbyterian Church in Ottumwa, Iowa (1995). Justin has two recordings, “Songs of Faith” and “Inspirational Favorites.” His wife, Sarah, sings, and they perform together in many various venues. They have three children (Jason, Jonathan and Johanna) and they live in Greenville, NC.